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CSPAN
Aug 18, 2013 11:00pm EDT
delve into the scientific literature and what history has to teach us? what would be the equivalent of some kind of massive destruction caused by the force that we don't understand? and i came upon the idea of mass extinction which are indeed the worst kind of disaster that could ever happen to the planet. and the more i research them, the more i read scientific papers and talk to scientists on a realized that actually one of the characteristics of the mass extinction is that there are survivors. and that is when i began to change haloid understood what this book was going to be about. so let me start by telling you a little bit about the destruction a mass extinction is actually a scientific term of art, which refers to any event where more than 75% of all species on the planet by out, and usually these take about a million years. and so when you look at them they are taking place in geological times. they are not a quick thing that we can see in a human lifetime. and one of the things that links pretty much all of the mass extinctions -- and there have been five of them so far in
CNBC
Aug 19, 2013 6:00am EDT
on a vacation for two weeks. you leave us in the summer and then you get a cold. >> because when you sweat and play tennis every day and sweat, it's 100 degrees, and then you go into air conditioning. that's what -- >> the air conditioning did it? >> yeah, and i need a vacation from my vacation. there was paddleboarding. >> which is hard. it's hard on the stomach, right? >> maybe that's why i couldn't do it. you need a core. i fell left, i fell right. i fell center. i fell backwards. i lost sunglasses that i had for 15 years. but i got some really great new ones which are 580 lenses. they're incredible. you have to see them. but my wife had given me these. that was bad. they are in davey jones locker. nice work with the markets, andrew. >> down two weeks in a row. >> two weeks? >> was there a single up day? >> i thought there were two up days. >> i looked. might have been two up days. >> you cannot hold me responsible for what happened. >> did you turn bullish or something? have you been saying bullish stuff for the past two weeks? >> that would give people a clue. >> cisco, walmart. >> al
SFGTV
Aug 19, 2013 6:00am PDT
. >> please be advised that the ringing of use of cell phones paymenters and similar sound producing advices are prohibited at this meeting. please be advised the chair may order removal for the person responsible out rippinging of or use of a cell phone pager or other sound producing electronic device. please be advised a member of the public has up to three minutes to make pertv netctionv public comment on each agenda item unless they adopt a shorter period. item 8 public comment on items not listed on the agenda. >> is there any public comment? okay, yes. >>> i think there is an item on the agenda, 9c? >> we'll call for that one -- i believe the chair is calling for item 8. jerry doll. >>> good afternoon, commissioners, nice to see you again. my name is kerry doll. i'm an employee of darling international pier 92 here in the port of san francisco and a member of the international long shore house union local 6. [speaker not understood] is our national secretary treasurer [speaker not understood]. we are here today to bring to the commission's attention four issues on environment related t
FOX Business
Aug 19, 2013 5:00pm EDT
brotherhood going forward. it is import for us the suez canal be kept open. that islamist jihad is a not be allowed to take root in egypt and we have the best chance of achieving that through the military. we saw what happened under the muslim brotherhood, so by keeping the aide, enables us to get intelligence from the military and long-term more chance of making progress with the military. melissa: a lot of people don't realize what a central thoroughfare that is. $1.6 trillion in goods passes through there. with that much going through there, why have we not heard more from the u.n. or european allies about what should happen in the middle east and in this particular conflict and why they haven't been more involved. >> i think it shows like it or not, we are the world's superpower. basically when there are tough decisions, unless the country has a self-interest, they basically stay out of it. we are expected to come forward and bring about a resolution. the fact is to be really wants to step in. thwestern allies should be much more assertive in playing a role, but they have do
MSNBC
Aug 19, 2013 9:00am PDT
power to use its leverage over the government, whether it's financial, diplomatic or political to try and shape what the egyptian government here is doing. on more than one occasion, they have said that they take into consideration their allies, their concerns of international community, but when it comes down to what's happening here in egypt, they are making their own sovereign decision. so they are striking a more defiant tone when it comes to the type of -- the united states and the european union are talking about perhaps cutting off aid or shaping the economic benefits of this relationship. today the saudi king pledged his commitment to pledge money to the egyptian government so they feel some type of financial constrictions from foreign powers. they have already pledged nearly $12 billion in aid to the egyptian government. they say they're willing to give it more if need be so long as those countries don't interfere in egypt's domestic affairs. >> i want to bring in richard wolf and sam stein. richard, we were talking about the europe upon union and the americans and exactably
CW
Aug 18, 2013 9:00pm CDT
and teachers criticized the mayor's refusal to use the surplus tax increment financing or tif funds for the school's. they charged the mayor is using the surplus funds for corporate welfare >> the mayor insists tif financing will not in school budget problems. he looks to pension reform legislation in springfield as the answer >> the governor has until tomorrow to sign a bill increasing the speed limit on some rural illinois highways. legislature sent a bill to the governor back in may raising the limit to 70 mi. per hour. 34 other states including most of illinois neighbors already have that speed limit. proponents say the increase will help the trucking industry. opponents warn it would lead to increased fatalities. the governor has not indicated which way he will go >> some noticeable changes for a 55 year tradition as the annual air and water show wrapped up today. it attracted a little over 1.5 million people. that is a drop from last year when an estimated 2 million people attended. this year there was no participation from active military groups because of the sequester cubs.
MSNBC
Aug 19, 2013 2:30am PDT
, gas prices go up for us. this is an absolute disaster in the making. >> suez in jeopardy, gas prices. is that a realistic possibility in this situation? >> reporter: well, there's no doubt that egypt is cornerstone of stability in the middle east. all of those things that senator li lindsey graham mentioned, could play out. the increasing lawless nns the northern part of sinai, these rising mill about the attacks are becoming more and more brazen and more and more deadly. that's giving egyptian officials major concern. if it spreads out to other parts of egypt it could threaten the stability of this country and the rest of this region. >>> all right, here at home, conditions out west are perfect for wildfires and that's not perfect at all when you think about what's going on there. 44 burning. none worst than the beaver creek fire. the first fires laid out 10,000 homes are in jeopardy and more than 1,000 firefighters are trying to get things under control as the flames threaten some tourist towns prompting widespread evacuations and bringing business to a halt. they're facing a trife
ABC
Aug 19, 2013 4:00am PDT
, a defense attorney speaking with amy robach offered one explanation pistorius' defense could use. >> his attention rightfully is focused on what could be an intruder and the end of his life as well as her life. >> reporter: meanwhile, police told us their case is ready. >> we are confident that what we have will come out in court, show that, indeed, mr. oscar pistorius is guilty as charged. >> reporter: he is free on bail and we could learn on monday when the trial will begin. it is expected to start sometime early next year. if pistorius is convicted he faces a life sentence with a minimum of 25 years behind bars. diana, john? >> all right, rob nelson, thank you. >>> in other news british authorities used anti-terrorism powers to detain the partner of a journalist with close links to nsa leak eer edward snowden. now, the parter of glenn greenwald was held for nine hours. greenwald called it a profound escalation of their attacks on the news gathering process and journalism. >>> from egypt, the government says suspected militants have killed 24 policemen in northern sinai. this comes jus
KRON
Aug 19, 2013 4:00am PDT
. they will also let us know within the laws were broken. the limo driver--has insisted that he did nothing wrong despite driving that legally only allowed not so many passengers. >> a limousine that carries and nine people or less had no oversight at all. >> the center stated that he will talk about a limousine safety maban that will require them to carry fire extinguishers. >> to meet a life, is valuable. >> the center told kron 4 that the legislation is set to be discussed on wednesday. and he would expect the governor to sign it and be in law by july of 2014. he wants to make sure that nothing like this happens again. >> truck drivers at the port of oakland are expected to strike today. this comes after drivers say they are unhappy with conditions at the port. in a letter to mayor jean quan, workers say they are forced to wait between six and seven hours for containers to transport-- during which they cannot leave their trucks unattended. drivers say that this causes a major setback into their driving day and a loss on revenue for the companies they work for. union leaders say workers are loo
ABC
Aug 19, 2013 3:00am PDT
a sound bite that said the u.s. will pay for this. because the next terrorist, and the next terrorist attack will likely come out of the people being suppressed right now. the biggest fear. when anything like this happens around the world, the united states doesn't immediately step in. although another group of people say that's egypt, that country. let's let them deal with their situation. >> sure. let's hope they do. >> absolutely. >> u.n. inspectors in syria to investigate claims the government used chemical weapons against rebels. president assad promised to cooperate. with the u.n. team. its mission will be limited to investigating the alleged use of chemical weapons in three areas. >> this morning, double amputee, olympic sprinter, oscar pistorius formally charged in south africa in a courtroom with premeditated murder in the shooting of his girlfriend, reeva steenkamp. pistorius insists he shot her by mistake insisting she was an intruder. rob nelson is in south africa with the latest. >> reporter: our first look at the formal case against oscar pistorius, nicknamed the blade r
SFGTV
Aug 18, 2013 6:30pm PDT
, but not much. and certainly it's a great coups for us to do it, thank the city for helping us bring open air market to pier 70. as part of a one day event, there will be a pop up art gallery by our own building artist. there will be food and fashion trucks. there will be live music, a beer and winegard en, kid zone with craft activities by the bayview organization scrap and other interactive booths. both of our developers for city development and [speaker not understood] will be giving tours on the proposed development projects so we really hope that it will be a first of many great activities in pier 70 as we continue to plan for its development and reuse. so, very excited about that. the second event that i want to talk about is the 19th annual labor fest, which is happening on labor day. this is an annual celebration here in san francisco. it's put on by the ilw local 10 at their union hall. there is a flyer that looks like this out on the front table, i hope, unless it has walked away. it's going to be, again, on labor damon, september 2nd, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.. it's a combinatio
CNN
Aug 19, 2013 9:00am EDT
>>> i know you want more, but that's it for today's edition of "new day." thanks for joining us. cnn newsroom with carol costello begins right now. han handm handsomeness. >> i have been keeping a secret for a long time. say carol, take it away. >> okay, guys. happening now in "newsroom" -- >>> inteferno in the west. the resort town dangerously close to the flames. >>> plus, a lightning rod at a-rod. a direct hit or was it revenge? this morning a-rod's lawyers come out swinging. >>> and hours slashed, benefits cut. outrage this morning at forever 21. 30,000 workers now becoming part-time. find out what's behind this bold move. "newsroom" starts now. >>> good morning, thank you so much for joining me. i'm carol costello reporting from washington, d.c. this morning. this hour new outrage echoing across the pond. involves the man your left. his name is david miranda and the partner to the man next to him. greenwald. broke the story of edward snowden, the american contractor. greenwald's newspaper, "the guardian" says british security detained miranda for nearly nine hours yesterday
KRON
Aug 19, 2013 7:00am PDT
scenes. critics say that restricting the use of helmet cameras shows a lack of transparency by the fire department. >> new this morning. double amputee runner, oscar pistorius has been formally indicted today in south africa on a premeditated murder charge in the valentine's day slaying of his girlfriend, reeva steenkamp. pistorius stood in the courtroom and wiped away tears. he also held hands with his brother and sister. the trial date is set for march 3rd of next year. >> extra police patrols will be out at san francisco schools this week to ensure student safety. the back-to-school traffic enforcement will focus on elementary schools throughout the city. paying attention to the 15 mile-per-hour speed zones. enforcement operations are scheduled to begin from 7 to 9 a-m. and again from 1:30 p-m until 3:30 p-m each day. >> stay with kron-4. your back-to -school station in the bay area. go to our facebook page to see some kron four anchors and reporters when they were kids. and -- we want to see your photos. send them to breaking-news at kron-4 dot com. we'll also be keeping tabs on bac
CSPAN
Aug 19, 2013 1:00am EDT
think that we will try to make public to marshal the religious resources that might prove useful in helping to cultivate a mass movement against mass incarceration that we have going on a 200 years ago against slavery. i await to myself to be engaged in these practices in some way. >> host: we weren't just about at the end of our time. thank you again for the book which i think is a necessary voice and final contribution to these conversations. for any of us that might be concerned about the politics of mass incarceration. thank you for the concert -- conversation. >> for those of a certain age now is a familiar face and this is kennedy. mtv vj, kennedy, what is your full name? >> lisa kennedy montgomery. lisa montgomery was to log for the radio i started a los angeles 1991 so it was the virgin kennedy that was at a big alternative radio station. >> host: how did you get to mtv? >> guest: my boss, let's get that. people give me a hard time for being naked on a horse. i am not naked on a horse. that is a dante. back off people. my boss hired me when he went t me when he went to go
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